About the Program

Trade life and capital markets, progressively increasing worldwide and especially in Turkey since the 2000’s, brought along numerous arrangements regarding legal structures and activities of enterprises. Such developments changed the function of accounting as a static information system where daily transactions are recorded.

In today’s world, accounting assumes the role of a dynamic reporting system which records sophisticated economic activities encountered by enterprises, provides the demanded, dependable information right on time in order to meet the needs of shareholders.

In this regard, Izmir University of Economics Accounting and Auditing Program aims to train individuals who have good command of techniques and applications regarding accounting and finance management, independent auditing, accounting/financial reporting standards, internal control, internal auditing, corporate governance, business and accounting ethics; good command of professional foreign language, who are equipped with analytical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making skills, and who are equipped with “innovative” skills in theoretical, analytical, and occupational levels.

Izmir University of Economics, Department of Accounting and Auditing has established an education program intended for dynamics of change (society – sector – technology – university) by integrating theoretical basics with implementation. Courses help the students to put their theoretical knowledge into practice through projects, applications, and participation of leading company representatives in accounting and auditing.

Our modern and innovative Accounting and Auditing program has been accredited by the world’s leading, most forward-thinking accountancy body ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) as of July 2015. Our program was awarded with 6 exemptions out of ACCA’s 14 papers